Open position: Program Strategist

3×3 is a social innovation consultancy for urban and economic development initiatives. We apply human-centered design to urban planning issues to help our clients problem solve, create smarter programs and services, and improve urban experiences. Our team applies practical knowledge of today’s complex urban systems, collaborative engagement, and insights from contextual research to help clients launch lean programs that create social value.


3×3 is seeking a full-time Program Strategist with strong design strategy skills, organizational development acumen, and a passion for social impact to support our studio’s design and strategy practice across a wide range of projects, from program design and evaluation to communication tools. This is a 6-month contract with the possibility of extension. The multi-faceted position is ideal for a creative and critical thinker eager to collaborate on projects that blend knowledge of urban planning, human-centered design, communications, and public engagement.  As part of our growing team, this person must demonstrate a collaborative working style, great communication skills, and the ability to be detail-oriented and solution-driven. The ideal candidate will be a creative thinker and proactive self-starter that is able to execute multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment and is comfortable working on projects with tight timeframes.  The candidate shall have excellent written and verbal communication skills, a strong understanding of visual communications.

Project Management

Research + Engagement:



To be considered, please submit your application to opportunities@3× The candidate will start as soon as possible; the position will remain open until filled.  Compensation is commensurate with experience.  Please submit your cover letter, resume, work samples (or link to online portfolio), and blog (if available).  Applicants must write “Program Strategist: [FIRST NAME _ LAST NAME]” in the subject line of the email.

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